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Added 8th March 2009 by buzzlive


Promotional Item
State Victims
13th August 1983

State Victims - Promotional flyer for cassette - ep "Stand or Retreat" various prints from promo shoots, gigs- original negatives lost -

This line up 1983 includes Bruno - famous stockport punk, Dave Bass, and Two salford brothers Tony and Paul T- Band played the 100 club twice with UK subs and English dogs and went on to do gigs with, Discharge, GBH, English dogs, chron gen, Abrasive wheels, Crash, The System, Vice Squad, Blitz, Angelic Upstarts, - Appeared at smugglers in stockport on the channel 4 Tube show with Blitz but Sate Victims footage never made the TV show.

Origonal vocalist was clockwork orange styled "Nobby" from longsight, later vocalists included the famous manchester punk "Higgsy"
This promo poster also includes mohican of the famous "Sphen" at morrisseys club salford with various swinton punks in background.

Latest Discussion

“This band also included as vocalist for a short time famous stockport punk "Bruno" -”
08 Mar 2009
“Higgsy...Legend outside Mayflower.."GOT TEN PENCE MATE!" Ha ha! Didnt he sing with State of Shock??”
14 Oct 2009
“he may have sang with them, great lad, great times we must have been to many of teh same gigs mate- nice one”
16 Oct 2009
“Great day’s I guessed it was Sven on the photo above before I read the notes.. Never saw Nobby sing with the band only Bruno @ The Test Tubes in Salford and Higgsi @ JB’s in Birmingham with the Subs.. Oddys Oldham English Dogs going down on the 82 bus with the back line Amps n drums haha☝️Murder in Liverpool most remembered song.. Btw who sang in Terrorist Guitars ??”
10 Dec 2023
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